Beyond Politics

Haiti - Did Chikungunya Kill Lesly Manigat?

Leslie Manigat - President of Haiti - 7 Feb 1988 - 20 Jun 1988 Breaking News... I just read an article that suggest that the Chikungunya virus might be responsible for the death of former Haiti President Lesly Manigat... The man was seriously ill and he was unfortunately infected with chikungunya, the disease Haitians call "Kase le zo" and that may have finished him off... more »

Haiti Elections - What if the Haitian Diaspora could Vote?

Diaspora Haitien an Bleu et Rouge, yo renmen Haiti Imagine all the Haitians in the Diaspora living legally and illegally outside Haiti... What if all of them had their Voter Registration Card and could actually vote in the Haiti elections? What impact would that have in the outcome of the future elections in Haiti? more »

FLASH... VIDEO: Haiti President Martelly performed live with Wyclef at a Gala in New York City Thursday Evening...

Haiti President Martelly Performing live with Wyclef at Happy Hearts Fund Gala in New York Haitian President Michel Martelly grabbed his keyboard with Wyclef on the Drums and they performed "No Woman No Cry" live at the Happy Hearts Fund Gala in New York City thursday evening, 16 June 2014... more »

Anti-Government Manifestation in Haiti - Protesters asking Laurent Lamothe to resign

Depute Arnel Belizaire ak bèl abiman wouj li... There was another protest in Haiti this Thursday, 19 June 2014 and this time the demand was for Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe to leave office, according to Depute Arnel Belizaire who seems to be "a la tèt" of the latest anti-government protest in Haiti... more »

Haiti President Martelly in New York to receive Leadership in Education Award

President Martelly receive Leadership in Education Award Haiti President Martelly left Haiti Thursday on a quick trip to New York where he will receive a Leadership in Education award from the Happy Hearts Fund... In the same ceremony, former U.S. President Bill Clinton will also receive a Lifetime Achievement Award... more »

Haiti - Depute Jules Lionel Anelus involved in Traffic Accident, 13 Dead, 10 Injured

Jules Lionel Anelus - Depute Lestere Haiti Haitian deputé Jules Lionel Anelus of Lestere was involved in a terrible accident not far from St Marc Haiti that killed 13 people, including 6 women and a baby, and injured 10 others (some are reporting 17 injured)... According to news report Depute Faustin was wounded in the chest, his driver was wounded and his security guard lost an eyeball in the accident. more »

Haiti Depute Jude Charles Faustin posts Facebook message denying involvement in terrible car accident

Jude Charles Faustin - Deputé Haiti Haiti Depute Jude Charles Faustin posted message on his Facebook page denying news of his involvement in a terrible car accident Saturday 15 June 2014. "It is not true," the Depute said, I am at home!" more »

FALSE - Clarification - Haiti Depute Jude Charles Faustin involved in Terrible Accident

Jude Charles Faustin - Deputé Haiti CLARIFICATION -- The news that spread on Haitian radio Saturday 14 June 2014, that Haiti Deputé Jude Charles Faustin was involved in Terrible Accident in Haiti are in fact UNTRUE; However, one of his colleagues, Depute Jules Lionel Anelus, did get involved in that accident... Read more about how this news got out... more »

Haiti - President Martelly Aquin pou lanse kanpay pou plante 5 million pye bwa nan depatman Sud la

President Michel Martelly ap plante pye bwa nan Grand-Bois Haiti Haiti Environment - President Martelly fèk poste sou kont Twitter li ke li nan vil Aquin pou inogire yon Centre d'Interprétation de la Nature epi tou yon lanse kanpay pou plante 5 million pye bwa nan depatman Sud la more »

FLASH - Yon Manifestation Anti-Martelly fek komanse nan Lari Port-au-Prince Jodi a

Manifestation Anti Martelly Haiti 14 May 2014 Denye Nouvel... Gen yon manifestation anti-Martelly ki ap prepare pou demare laa sou Belair jounen Jeudi 5 Juin 2014 la... Ancien Senatè Turneb Delpe ki nan manifestation saa, nan yon interview sou radio Vision 2000, te bay yon list rezon pou manifestation saa... more »